Do you long for bringing people together and encountering new cultures? Or perhaps experience internationalization in a multicultural environment? If yes, we have good news for you! 

We are recruiting a Group Leader for a position of trust to bring together volunteers to plan and execute activities aimed at increasing international students’ sense of belonging. This Group Leader leads a volunteering group and is responsible for writing event reports. The volunteering group is an open space for any volunteers to create events that bring together international and Finnish members of JYY. 


  • Interest in internationalization and community-building 
  • Good command of English 

Considered as an advantage: 

  • Leadership and project management skills 
  • Experience in communication 

JYY Sector for International Affairs will offer a training and also assist for the Group Leader throughout the year. This position is set to start immediately in 2023 and will last until the end of year. The annual compensation for the Group Leader is 750€. Send your motivation letter and application via email to latest on 9 December by 9am with the subject line “Application for Group Leader for International Community Building”. We will notify you of receiving your application. 

Additional information: 

Ville Härsilä
Specialist in International Affairs
050 338 7655 

Siiri Muhonen
Member of the Board of Executives of JYY responsible for International Affairs